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THE ALAN LADD COLLECTION: CALCUTTA – 1947 – TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST – 1946 - 13 WEST STREET – 1962 - RED MOUNTAIN – 1951 – THUNDER IN THE EAST – 1951 – RARES DVDS

THE ALAN LADD COLLECTION: CALCUTTA – 1947 – TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST – 1946 - 13 WEST STREET – 1962 -  RED MOUNTAIN – 1951 – THUNDER IN THE EAST – 1951 – RARES DVDS
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- CALCUTTA – 1947

Director: John Farrow

Stars: Alan Ladd, Gail Russell, William Bendix

Neale Gordon and Pedro Lake, commercial pilots who fly the hump between Chungking and Calcutta learn, when they reach Calcutta, that their pal, Bill Cunningham, has been murdered. Neales investigation leads him to the Chalgani Club, run by Eric Lasser. Marina Tanov, the club's Russian singer, in love with Neale, tells him that Bill was engaged to an American girl, Virginia Moore. Neale seeks out Virginia, who admits that Bill gave her the $10,000 necklace she is wearing. Knowing that Bill never had that kind of money, Neale checks up. He learns that Bill had actually bought and paid for it. Neale and Virginia are having a drink at the bar when Pedro shows Neale a valuable star-sapphire which he found in the hangar. The pilots then realize they have stumbled onto a smuggling racket. Neale is convinced that Virginia is not involved.



- TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST – 1946

Director: John Farrow

Stars: Alan Ladd, Brian Donlevy, William Bendix

Charles Stewart, the "Pilgrim" owner's playboy son, finds himself shanghaied on his father's ship commanded by cruel Captain Thompson. When scurvy breaks out he leads a mutiny and is slapped in irons. Floggings and torture abound.



- 13 WEST STREET – 1962

Director: Philip Leacock

Stars: Alan Ladd, Rod Steiger, Michael Callan

Walt Sherill is a mild-mannered space engineer who is a victim of a vicious "for kicks" assault by a teen-age gang. Increasingly obsessed by his desire for revenge, Sherill embarks on a manhunt of his own, and hampers the efforts of Detective Sergeant Pete Koleski, consequently causing some avoidable deaths.



- RED MOUNTAIN – 1951

Directors: William Dieterle, John Farrow

Stars: Alan Ladd, Lizabeth Scott, Arthur Kennedy

Towards the end of the American Civil War, a rebel captain flees to Colorado to join a band of Southern mercenaries. He drags an innocent gold prospecting couple into trouble when the husband is accused of a murder he committed.



- THUNDER IN THE EAST – 1951

Director: Charles Vidor

Stars: Alan Ladd, Deborah Kerr, Charles Boyer

During India's first years of independence from Britain, Steve Gibbs lands his armaments loaded plane in Ghandahar province hoping to get rich. Pacifist Prime Minister Singh hopes to reach an agreement with guerilla leader Khan, the maharajah is a fool, and the British residents are living in the past. Steve's love interest is Joan Willoughby, the blind daughter of a parson.